Law 778

Original Language Title: Ley 778

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LAW No. 778 LAW OF 21 JANUARY 2016

Evo Morales STATE CONSTITUTIONAL PRESIDENT OF BOLIVIA
PLURINATIONAL Whereas, the Plurinational Legislative Assembly, has sanctioned the following Law:
the Plurinational Legislative Assembly, DECREES
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Article 1. in accordance with Article 158, paragraph I paragraph 14 of the Political Constitution of the State, and
Article 37 of Law No. 401 of 18 September 2013 Celebration of Treaties, the? Convention on Civil aspects of International Child Abduction ?, concluded in the Hague on October 25, 1980, commending the Executive Body formalize the accession of the Plurinational State of Bolivia to that is ratified International instrument.
Article 2. By acceding to the Convention shall be made the following declaration and reservations:

Declaration. The Plurinational State of Bolivia understood that any provisions relating to the age of this Convention, does not preclude Bolivian law which stipulates the exercise of the authority of the mother, father or both, and saves up to 18 years old .

Reserve. With reference to Article 24 of the? Convention on Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction ?, foreign documents annexed to return applications to be submitted in English or French, must also attach a Castilian translation by a sworn translator.

Reserve. With reference to Article 26 of the? Convention on Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction ?, the Plurinational State of Bolivia not to take any expenditure arising it requires the participation of a lawyer or legal advisers or from court proceedings, except insofar as those costs may be covered by a system of legal aid and advice.
Refer to the Executive Branch for constitutional purposes.
It is given in the Conference Room of the Plurinational Legislative Assembly, on the fourteenth day of January of the year two thousand and sixteen
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Fdo. José Alberto Gonzales Samaniego, Lilly Viaña Gabriela Montano Ruben Ortiz Medinaceli, Victor Hugo Zamora
Castedo, Nelly Lenz Roso, Claudia A. Torrez Díez.
So I have to be enacted and meets at Law of the Plurinational State of Bolivia.
Government Palace in the city of La Paz, on the twentieth day of January of the year two thousand and sixteen.
FDO. Evo Morales, David Choquehuanca Céspedes, Juan Ramon Quintana Taborga, Virginia
Velasco Condori.